Panama Papers: Blockchain is the Best Disinfectant

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Apr 27, 2016 · 7 min read

A Maidservant to International Finance

Exhibit 1. Source: https://panamapapers.icij.org/graphs/

A Perfectly Legal Money Siphon

Exhibit 2. Source: https://panamapapers.icij.org/graphs/

The Original Sin

Medieval Record Keeping

Exhibit 3. Company service providers still routinely use handwritten ledgers to document who owns shares in the companies they incorporate for their clients. Here: an extract of the register of shareholders of RCD International Limited, Ang Vong Vathana, the Cambodian Justice Minister at the time, became one of five shareholders. Source: icij.org.

Towards A Worldwide, Captive Ledger of Ownership of Shares

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